Sam is 15 years old. She suffered a SCI at age 10 in a car accident and can no longer use her legs. Her friends are going on the high school ski trip next winter, so Sam wants to learn how to ski this winter so she can join them... but how will this be possible?
Occupational Therapy Practice Framework (OTPF)
Meet Sam's new advocacy team. Patti works with the OTPF to advocate for clients, Charlie works with the HAAT Model, and Sally works with the ICF.
SAM -SCI -15 years old -Motivated!
skiing with peers!
This is the manager of the ski resort. He has previously banned the use of equipment that is not rented from his resort. The advocacy team has to change his mind!
no movement in legs, strong arms & trunk
International Classification of Functioning (ICF)
wants to ski with friends!
Patti explains how the OTPF supports meaningful activity.